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Ducks Retire Teemu Selanne’s Number, First Retirement in Team History

| Ben Eklund

Anaheim Ducks retire Teemu Selanne’s No. 8 jersey Teemu Selanne was determined not to cry when his jersey was retired by the Anaheim Ducks, and he barely succeeded somehow during an emotional tribute Sunday to… Read more

Ex-Leafs Coach Ron Wilson Critical of Phil Kessel

| Ben Eklund

Phil Kessel loses cool, blasted by former coach Ron Wilson In an interview with TSN Radio, former Leafs coach Ron Wilson pointed the finger for the team’s struggles not on fired bench boss Randy Carlyle… Read more

Devils’ D Mark Fraser on Returning to the NHL

| Ben Eklund

Mark Fraser reflects on his bumpy road back to the Devils A lot of Devils wind up coming back to the organization, so it is not so shocking that Mark Fraser is back with the… Read more

Jack Skille vs Joe Vitale, Jan 3, 2015

| Ben Eklund

The Fight of the Week took place on a fight-filled Saturday night, in an interconference matchup between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Arizona Coyotes. With his team up big in the third period, Coyote Joe… Read more

Flyers-Devils Game Features Four Fights

Flyers-Devils Game Features Four Fights

| Ben Eklund

Last night, the Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils put on a four-fight display, a rarity in the NHL these days. Jaromir Jagr also scored three goals, making him the oldest player in NHL history… Read more

Craig Adams and Evgeni Malkin Fight During Penguins Practice

| Ben Eklund

Adams, Malkin get into sparring match during practice Things apparently got heated during the Pittsburgh Penguins’ practice Friday morning. Penguins coach Mike Johnston confirmed that Craig Adams and Evgeni Malkin took swings at each other… Read more

Google Billboard Jabs at Paul Bissonnette

| Ben Eklund

Google chirps BizNasty with Times Square billboard Bissonnette, who starred in an epic ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video last spring (click on the tile to watch), was recognized by Google as one of the most… Read more

Milan Lucic vs Dalton Prout, Dec 27, 2014

| Ben Eklund

How could the Fight of the Week be anything else? This highly anticipated fight built up for over a month after Dalton Prout dropped Milan Lucic with one punch on November 21. Lucic distilled his… Read more

Blue Jackets Mock NHL Suspension Videos to Promote D Jack Johnson for All-Star Game

| Ben Eklund

Columbus mocks Department of Player Safety with Johnson All-Star video Earlier this season, Jack Johnson was suspended and was the center of one of the Department of Player Safety’s infamous suspension videos. Now, the Blue… Read more

The LA Times’ Hockey Year in Review

| Ben Eklund

NHL sees record revenue thanks to six outdoor games The Highs: Boosted by six outdoor games, the NHL earned record revenues of $3.7 billion for the 2013-14 season, the first full season under its newest… Read more